Broward lawyer on trial denies overbilling Seminoles


Sun Sentinel

A Broward County lawyer who is charged with overbilling the Seminole Tribe of Florida by more than $1 million is a victim of tribal politics and his dishonest former assistant, his defense attorney told jurors Monday.

Frank Excel Marley III, 39, of Southwest Ranches, is on trial in federal court in Fort Lauderdale. He has pleaded not guilty to one count of wire and mail fraud conspiracy and nine counts of theft from Indian tribal organizations.

Read the full story at Sun-Sentinel.com.

Read more Broward stories from the Miami Herald

Miami Herald

Join the

The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Miami Herald uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here.

Have a news tip? You can send it anonymously. Click here to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

  • Marketplace

Today's Circulars

  • Quick Job Search

Enter Keyword(s) Enter City Select a State Select a Category